Definitions of arrangement

  1. the act of arranging a piece of music Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a piece of music that has been adapted for performance by a particular set of voices or instruments Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. the act of arranging and adapting a piece of music Wordnet Dictionary DB
  4. The act of arranging or putting in an orderly condition; the state of being arranged or put in order; disposition in suitable form. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. The manner or result of arranging; system of parts disposed in due order; regular and systematic classification; as, arrangement of one's dress; the Linnaean arrangement of plants. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Preparatory proceeding or measure; preparation; as, we have made arrangement for receiving company. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. Settlement; adjustment by agreement; as, the parties have made an arrangement between themselves concerning their disputes; a satisfactory arrangement. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. The adaptation of a composition to voices or instruments for which it was not originally written. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. A piece so adapted; a transcription; as, a pianoforte arrangement of Beethoven's symphonies; an orchestral arrangement of a song, an opera, or the like. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. The act of putting in proper form or order; preparation; settlement; classification; adjustment; adaptation. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  11. Act of arranging: classification: settlement. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  12. Act of arranging; order. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  13. An arranging, or that which is arranged; disposition; order; preparation; plan; settlement; adjustment. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  14. The act of arranging; the state of being arranged; settlement; adjustment; classification. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  15. Putting into proper order; settlement; a classification. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for arrangement

  1. He was, therefore, more anxious than he dared to show to come to some arrangement – A Duet by A. Conan Doyle
  2. It did not occur to anybody to credit Yasmini with the arrangement or with the suddenly aroused interest in smoke against the after- midnight sky. – Winds of the World by Talbot Mundy